Cultural Bias in Decision-Making & Diversity in Litigation 

Jun. 4, 2021
Online

CBA IMMIGRATION LAW ONLINE SYMPOSIUM 2021

Cultural Bias in Decision-Making & Diversity in Litigation

Presented by the CBA Immigration Law Section

Cost 
CBA members: $55
CBA Young Lawyer Members (<5 years): $40
CBA Student members: $10
Non-members: $220
AQAADI members: $110*
Government: $110
Paralegal prices available**
Plus applicable taxes

*AQAADI members please contact Isabelle Dongier and await response before registering.
**Paralegals please contact pd@cba.org for assistance.

All sessions will be presented in English. Registrants will receive an on-demand recording following each webcast.

This is the 9th webinar in the CBA Immigration Law Online Symposium. You can purchase the full program at a package rate.


Day 2 - Friday, June 4, 2021 | 4:15 PM - 5:30 PM ET

 

4:15 pm - 5:30 pm ET Cultural Bias in Decision-Making & Diversity in Litigation

Sponsored by:
Blanshay Law

This session will address the importance of diversity and cultural competence in decision-making, whether on a submitted application or in hearings before a court or tribunal. Tips and strategies will be shared about how to include a client’s experiences with racism when preparing submissions and presenting arguments.

 Topics to be covered will include:

  • Review of recent case law that addresses cultural competency in decision-making
  • The relevance of BIPOC experiences with racism and when this should be included in an application
  • The importance of diversity in decision-making at tribunals and the courts
  • How to implement diversity and inclusion principles within law firms and other places of employment

 

Moderator:
Naseem Mithoowani, Mithoowani Waldman Immigration Law Group

Speakers:
Arghavan Gerami, Gerami Law
Jane Rukaria
Gabriela Ramo, EY Law LLP

 

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    Members, register above
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    Registration for this CBA Immigration Law Online Symposium is restricted to CBA members, government officials and personnel, paralegals and staff of immigration law firms. Please note that non-lawyer immigration consultants are not permitted to participate.

    DATE & TIME
    June 4, 2021
    4:15pm-5:30pm ET

    FORMAT
    Recording

    SPONSORED BY

    Lawyers Financial

    Sherbrooke Street Capital Inc. 
     

    Avis

    Budget 
     

    Blanshay Law 
     

    Edmond 
     

    National Bank 
     

    Joorney Business Plans 
     

    visa business plans 
     

    LawPay 
     

    Cabinet Molina Inc. 
     

    caseasy 
     

    Seligman Law

     

 

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pd@cba.org
613-237-2925 | 1-800-267-8860
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